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Be A Part Of Cutting-Edge Research At The Stroke Institute!

Stroke is common and affects individuals at all ages in all areas of the country at any time of the day or night.

It is a part of our mission to develop better treatments, healthcare, and approaches to improve the quality of life of stroke victims.

We invite you to join others who have had a stroke to assist us in these goals.

Join Our Stroke Research!

Areas of Focus

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The Institute for Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases provides students and fellows with an atmosphere of growth and mentorship in building a career in stroke. Educational opportunities are currently available for Medical & Nursing Students, Physicians and traveling researchers.

Education & Training
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The Institute for Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases sustains highly successful research in acute stroke treatment and is developing new areas of research in stroke: recovery, prevention, health services, AI technology, population health, pain management, pediatrics and vascular cognitive impairment and mental health.

Cutting Edge Research
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Our Community Engagement Core creates opportunities for researchers to build a coalition between communities, community based organizations and academia by building sustainable community partnerships and interdisciplinary collaborations.

Engagement & Awareness
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At the STEP Clinic, we know that risk factor control and lifestyle change take time. We help patients identify and control risk factors and take steps towards improving dietary habits and increasing physical activity.

Clinical Stroke Services

UTHealth Houston is Creating a Healthier Future for All

In the heart of the Texas Medical Center and across the state, UTHealth Houston is boldly committed to solving the greatest health challenges of our time through education, research, innovation, and excellence in patient care. Through unique collaborations among the Stroke Institute and the university's schools, clinical practices, and hospital partners, we work tirelessly to create a healthier future for Houston, for Texas, and for you. 

Learn more about Who We Are